RUBY VIII

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RUBY VIII
    • Operator : CAMPBELL, BRIAN D.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 380
  • Location
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 27
    • Full Load Capacity : 27 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 52.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 52.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 21 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1944
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 247040

CAMPBELL, BRIAN D.

BANDIT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROSIE C

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Princess and Other Cruise Lines Extend Service Suspensions

Princess and Other Cruise Lines Extend Service Suspensions

Carnival Corp’s Princess Cruises said on Wednesday its voyages would remain suspended through the end of summer as reduced flights and travel bans around the globe bring the industry to a virtual standstill.Holland America Line, Carnival’s another unit, said it has canceled all cruises for Alaska, Europe and Canada and New England for the year

Ruby Princess Reaches the Philippines

Ruby Princess Reaches the Philippines

A cruise ship at the heart of Australia’s biggest coronavirus cluster arrived off the Philippines on Thursday to repatriate more than 200 crew, leaving behind weeks of outrage and acrimony over why symptomatic passengers were allowed to disembark.Just under a quarter of Australia’s 97 coronavirus deaths can be traced back to Carnival Corp’s Ruby Princess

Carnival Plans to Resume Some Voyages in August

Carnival Plans to Resume Some Voyages in August

Carnival Corp announced Monday it plans to resume certain North American voyages in August as it tries to rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, which has idled its ships since March.The company said its Carnival Cruise Line brand intends to restart cruises on eight ships from Miami (Carnival Horizon, Carnival Magic and Carnival Sensation)

Coronavirus-hit Ruby Princess Departs Australia

Coronavirus-hit Ruby Princess Departs Australia

A cruise ship linked to a third of Australia’s coronavirus deaths has left the country after a month docked in local waters, the authorities said on Friday, as an emergency cabinet meeting was expected to ease some social distancing measures.The Ruby Princess, owned by Carnival Corp

Ruby Princess Crew Begins Debarking in Australia

Ruby Princess Crew Begins Debarking in Australia

The first group of Ruby Princess crew members has debarked the coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Sydney, Australia and began the process of repatriation to their home countries Tuesday, authorities said.At least 49 crew members from six countries disembarked the Carnival Corp owned cruise ship on Tuesday, and a further 115 crew members from nine countries disembarked on Wednesday.

Australian Police Take 'Black Box' off Cruise Ship in COVID-19 Homicide Probe

Australian Police Take 'Black Box' off Cruise Ship in COVID-19 Homicide Probe

Australian police said on Thursday they have taken the “black box” of a cruise ship which disembarked hundreds of passengers infected with the coronavirus in Sydney, as part of a homicide investigation into the country’s deadliest infection source.The investigation got underway as the Australian authorities said the rate of new coronavirus infections hit its lowest number in three weeks and

Australia Orders Two Cruise Ships to Leave ... Now!

Australia Orders Two Cruise Ships to Leave ... Now!

Australia ordered two cruise ships to leave its waters on Thursday, after a liner that docked in Sydney Harbor last week became the primary source of infection in the country's coronavirus outbreak.Although well below levels elsewhere in the world, the pace of Australia's infections is starting to pick up speed, reaching nearly 2,800 cases and 13 deaths.

Princess Cruises Extends Suspension of Some Voyages

Princess Cruises Extends Suspension of Some Voyages

Carnival Corp’s Princess Cruises on Thursday extended the suspension of some of its voyages in Australia, Canada and Taiwan as ports around the world remain shut due to the coronavirus crisis.Cruise lines, hammered by a crisis which has seen some ships develop into high-profile infection hotspots, in recent days have been steadily pushing back cancellations well into the second half of 2020.

Australia Cruise Ship Evictions Tread Diplomacy Tightrope

Australia Cruise Ship Evictions Tread Diplomacy Tightrope

Australia is pushing foreign-flagged cruise ships to leave its territorial waters amid the coronavirus pandemic, walking a diplomatic tightrope as it also tries to bring home citizens trapped on ships abroad.Western Australia state Premier Mark McGowan on Wednesday called on the federal government to kick out the German-owned MV Artania after the crew was reported to have asked the Australian

A Cruise Ship is Australia's Worst Coronavirus Cluster

A Cruise Ship is Australia's Worst Coronavirus Cluster

Greg Butler was rushed to hospital with COVID-19 within days of getting home to self-isolate after being allowed off the Ruby Princess cruise liner in Sydney, one of more than 130 passengers who tested positive in Australia’s worst coronavirus outbreak.One of them, a woman, died earlier this week.The 56-year-old Butler had been holidaying with his partner, Robin Russ, who remains in isolation.

Coronavirus-hit Carnival Cruise Ship Docks in Australia

Coronavirus-hit Carnival Cruise Ship Docks in Australia

Carnival Corp’s troubled Ruby Princess cruise liner, the biggest single source of coronavirus infections in Australia, docked south of Sydney on Monday to get help for sick crew members requiring urgent medical treatment.The Ruby Princess, now the target of a criminal investigation led by the homicide squad in the state of New South Wales (NSW), has more than 1,000 crew still on board

Noble Sells Bulk carrier Ocean Ruby

Noble Sells Bulk carrier Ocean Ruby

Singapore's  Noble Group Holdings Limited announced that its subsidiary Asia Rainbow International Limited has completed the sale of the vessel M/V Ocean Ruby.The sale has been completed for aggregate consideration of US$13.2 million, said the company in a stock exchange anouncement.The 93,000-dwt Ocean Ruby was built in 2010.